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Emergency Situations Open Door For High Charges

Some service people may charge extreme prices during emergency situation. 4 On Your Side Consumer Investigator Jodi Brooks takes a look at why this is not illegal and how you can keep this from happening to you.

10/01/2012

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New Scam Targets Utility Customers

Xcel Energy is warning customers of a national scam targeting utility customers. The crooks are trying to get Social Security and checking account numbers.

07/18/2012

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Attorney General Warns Against Wildfire Scammers

Colorado Attorney General John Suthers is warning about scam artists preying on wildfire victims and on people trying to donate to relief funds.

07/10/2012

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Victims Of Colorado Wildfires Are Wary Of Being Victims Of Scammers

In the wake of record wildfires in Colorado, homeowners who lost everything are anxious to put their lives back to together again. Now they have to be on the lookout for scam artists.

07/03/2012

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Moving Companies Struggle To Keep Up With Demand

Anyone planning to move should know their belongings might not get there when promised as many moving companies downsized their fleets during the recession.

06/16/2012

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Girls Scam Residents Using Claim Of Magazine Sales

What began with a knock on the door became a costly lesson for one homeowner.

04/07/2012

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Better Business Bureau Tracks Better Consumer Practices

A record number of Colorado consumers are using the Better Business Bureau to research and complain about business practices.

03/29/2012

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BBB Issues Phishing Scam Warning

The Better Business Bureau is warning consumers about a phishing scam that’s targeting people across the country.

03/02/2012

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BBB Warns Storm Damage Can Bring Out Scammers

Many homeowners are still working to clean up and repair damage after heavy winds swept through the Denver metro area.

02/26/2012

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Valentine’s Day A Good Time To Warn About ‘Sweetheart Scams’

Many people say online dating helped them find love, but there also scams, and the Better Business Bureau says the problem is not going away.

02/15/2012

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